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Christ Church - Philadelphia, PA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member heringermr
N 39° 57.050 W 075° 08.610
18S E 487742 N 4422310
Quick Description: Christ Church is an Episcopal church located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It was founded in 1695 by members of the Church of England.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 7/20/2009 1:32:14 PM
Waymark Code: WM6TVP
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 14

Long Description:
Founded, 1695. Erection of present building begun in 1727. Bells were brought from England in 1754. Among the noted persons buried here are James Wilson and Robert Morris, Signers of the Declaration of Independence, and Bishop White.
Street address:
22--26 N. 2nd Street
Philadelphia, PA USA


County / Borough / Parish: Philadelphia

Year listed: 1970

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Architecture, Georgian

Periods of significance: 1700-1749, 1750-1799

Historic function: Religion, Religious Structure

Current function: Religion, Religious Structure

Privately owned?: yes

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Secondary Website 1: [Web Link]

Season start / Season finish: Not listed

Hours of operation: Not listed

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

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